Sustainability Law & Policy

SLN #: 13670
Course Prefix: LAW-691
Course Section: 016
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor(s): BODANSKY

Course Description:
What is the role of international environmental law in addressing problems such as climate change, ozone depletion, and loss of biodiversity? How and why do states agree to international environmental agreements like the Montreal ozone protocol? How are international environmental rules implemented and enforced? What is the role of non-governmental groups and business? This course will focus on international environmental law and sustainability, including multilateral environmental agreements and private standard-setting initiatives such as the Forest Stewardship Council.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 3
Grading Option: Numeric Grade and ONE-Time Pass Option is Available, or Letter Grade Only
Graduation Writing Requirement: No
Flexible Writing Requirement: No
Skills Requirement: No
Experiential Learning: No
Prerequisite: None
Final Exam Given: Yes
Final Exam Type: In-Class - Completely Secure
Attendance Policy: Per Statement of Student Policies

* The law school has a policy that is used to calculate credit hours. Please see the Statement of Student Policies.